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The location of Liberty









Introduction ...

Below are places that are close (or relative) to Liberty.

This page contains six sections:

Around Liberty ...

The largest community within a 50 mile [80 km] radius is Auburn. It is located about 43 miles [69 km] to the southeast of Liberty. Auburn has a population of 65,700 people.<1>

The next largest community is Opelika. It is located about 44 miles [70 km] to the southeast of Liberty and has a population of 30,600 people.

The following large communities are also in the area. Keep in mind that when we give a distance, it's a 'straight-line' distance from Liberty and not the distance if you drove.<2>

Community   2018
Population
DirDistance
Alexander City   [Map]   14,467   S   12 miles [19.3 km]
Anniston   [Map]   21,569   N   38 miles [61.2 km]
Calera   [Map]   14,380   W   45 miles [72.4 km]
Chelsea   [Map]   ---   W   42 miles [67.6 km]
Clanton   [Map]   8,756   SW   43 miles [69.2 km]
Jacksonville   [Map]   12,531   N   49 miles [78.9 km]
Leeds   [Map]   12,053   NW   46 miles [74 km]
Millbrook   [Map]   15,463   SW   48 miles [77.2 km]
Moody   [Map]   13,069   NW   46 miles [74 km]
Oxford   [Map]   21,161   N   34 miles [54.7 km]
Pelham   [Map]   23,744   W   48 miles [77.2 km]
Pell City   [Map]   13,796   NW   38 miles [61.2 km]
Sylacauga   [Map]   12,186   W   18 miles [29 km]
Talladega   [Map]   15,291   N   24 miles [38.6 km]
Valley   [Map]   9,200   SE   49 miles [78.9 km]

Below is a sample of nearby communities:

Community   2018
Population
DirDistance
Ashland   [Map]   1,914   NE   13 miles [20.9 km]
Chambers Springs   [Map]   ---   NW   13 miles [20.9 km]
Chandler Springs   [Map]   ---   N   15 miles [24.1 km]
Goldville   [Map]   52   E   9 miles [14.5 km]
Goodwater   [Map]   1,323   SW   6 miles [9.7 km]
Hackneyville   [Map]   ---   S   3 miles [4.8 km]
Hollins   [Map]   ---   W   11 miles [17.7 km]
Jacksons' Gap   [Map]   814   SE   17 miles [27.4 km]
Kellyton   [Map]   201   SW   10 miles [16.1 km]
Mellow Valley   [Map]   ---   NE   12 miles [19.3 km]
Millerville   [Map]   ---   N   6 miles [9.7 km]
Motley   [Map]   ---   E   16 miles [25.7 km]
Mount Olive   [Map]   ---   W   11 miles [17.7 km]
New Site   [Map]   756   SE   10 miles [16.1 km]
Ray   [Map]   ---   S   15 miles [24.1 km]

For more communities neighboring Liberty, please visit our County-by-County Page for Liberty.

Tallapoosa County ...

Liberty is located in Tallapoosa County.

The following counties adjoin and form the boundaries of Tallapoosa County: Chambers, Clay, Coosa, Elmore, Lee, Macon & Randolph.

Curious and Interesting Names Near Liberty ...

This section has been moved to our Tidbits & Trivia page for Liberty.

See Our Genealogy Helper Page ...

We have a list of several cemeteries that are in the area around Liberty. Our list includes the location of each cemetery, with the ability to see an overhead view of the cemetery.

Using the information from an 1895 Atlas, we've created a list of communities that were in the area of Liberty. Our list includes information such as whether the community had a post office or railroad service in 1895.

Websites We Enjoy ...

When we're planning a trip, we like to check the following websites for sights, attractions and places to visit:

For the State of Alabama

    Alabama Tourism
    Parks for Alabama

    Fishing in Alabama
    Hunting in Alabama


National Park Service (NPS) sites in Alabama

America's Byways - Scenic & Historic Roadways

RoadsideAmerica - Offbeat Tourist Attractions

Atlas Obscura - Curious and Wondrous Travel Destinations

The Living New Deal - Sites in Alabama

Murals of the Works Progress Administration (WPA) - New Deal Art in Alabama

Airports Near Liberty ...

Of the airports that we know about, these are some of the closest to Liberty.

Airport Name (IATA/ICAO Code)<3>   DirDistance
Coosa Co. Airport   [Map]   W   6 miles [9.7 km]
Thomas C. Russell Fld. (ICAO: KALX)   [Map]   S   13 miles [20.9 km]
Ashland - Lineville Airport (FAA ID: 26A)   [Map]   NNE   14 miles [22.5 km]
Sylacauga Muni. (ICAO: KSCD)   [Map]   WNW   21 miles [33.8 km]
Camp Hill Airport   [Map]   SE   27 miles [43.5 km]
Talladega Muni. (FAA ID: ASN)   [Map]   N   32 miles [51.5 km]

When we're on the road, rather than always picking an airport that is close to our destination, we try to see if there might be another airport that would better fit our travel plans.<4> To help with your planning, the following list of airports is organized by type and proximity to Liberty.

Please keep in mind that these airports where chosen based on their air-distance from Liberty. You should check the map and see how accessible they are when considering one airport over another.

Large Airports

Airport Name (IATA/ICAO Code)   DirDistance
Birmingham Intl.  (BHM/KBHM)   [Map]   NW   56 miles [90.1 km]
Hartsfield - Jackson Intl.  (ATL/KATL)   [Map]   ENE   94 miles [151.3 km]

Smaller Airports with Scheduled Flights / Air Taxi Service

Airport Name (IATA/ICAO Code)   DirDistance
Roanoke Muni.  (FAA ID: 7A5)   [Map]   E   33 miles [53.1 km]
Montgomery Rgnl.  (MGM/KMGM)   [Map]   SSW   61 miles [98.2 km]
Columbus Metro Airport  (CSG/KCSG)   [Map]   SE   71 miles [114.3 km]
Tuscaloosa Rgnl. (TCL/KTCL)   [Map]   W   96 miles [154.5 km]

General Aviation Airports

Airport Name (IATA/ICAO Code)   DirDistance
Coosa Co. Airport   [Map]   W   6 miles [9.7 km]
Thomas C. Russell Fld. (ICAO: KALX)   [Map]   S   13 miles [20.9 km]
Ashland - Lineville Airport (FAA ID: 26A)   [Map]   NNE   14 miles [22.5 km]
Sylacauga Muni. (ICAO: KSCD)   [Map]   WNW   21 miles [33.8 km]
Camp Hill Airport   [Map]   SE   27 miles [43.5 km]
Talladega Muni. (FAA ID: ASN)   [Map]   N   32 miles [51.5 km]

Additional Airport Information

For each of the airports listed below, we've linked to websites where detailed information about the airport can be found.

Birmingham Intl.   (BHM/KBHM)   [Map]
  Website for Birmingham - Shuttlesworth International Airport
  For more detail:  AirNav       AOPA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Hartsfield - Jackson Intl.   (ATL/KATL)   [Map]
  Website for Hartsfield - Jackson Atlanta International Airport
  For more detail:  AirNav       AOPA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Huntsville Intl.   (HSV/KHSV)   [Map]
  Website for Huntsville International Airport
  For more detail:  AirNav       AOPA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Thomas C. Russell Fld.   (ICAO: KALX)   [Map]
  For more detail:  AirNav       AOPA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Sylacauga Muni.   (ICAO: KSCD)   [Map]
  For more detail:  AirNav       AOPA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Anniston Metro Airport   (ANB/KANB)   [Map]
  For more detail:  AirNav       AOPA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Northwest Florida Rgnl.   (VPS/KVPS)   [Map]
  Website for Northwest Florida Regional Airport (Elgin AFB)
  For more detail:  AirNav       AOPA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Auburn - Opelika Airport   (AUO/KAUO)   [Map]
  Website for Auburn - Opelika Robert G. Pitts Airport
  For more detail:  AirNav       AOPA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Shelby Co. Airport   (ICAO: KEET)   [Map]
  Website for Shelby County Airport
  For more detail:  AirNav       AOPA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Pensacola Rgnl.   (PNS/KPNS)   [Map]
  Website for Pensacola Regional Airport
  For more detail:  AirNav       AOPA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Nashville Intl.   (BNA/KBNA)   [Map]
  Website for Nashville International Airport
  For more detail:  AirNav       AOPA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
McGhee Tyson Airport   (TYS/KTYS)   [Map]
  Website for McGhee Tyson Airport
  For more detail:  AirNav       AOPA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Montgomery Rgnl.   (MGM/KMGM)   [Map]
  Website for Montgomery Regional Airport
  For more detail:  AirNav       AOPA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Columbus Metro Airport   (CSG/KCSG)   [Map]
  Website for Columbus Metropolitan Airport
  For more detail:  AirNav       AOPA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Tuscaloosa Rgnl.   (TCL/KTCL)   [Map]
  For more detail:  AirNav       AOPA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 

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Unfortunately, we don't know of a website for Liberty. If you can help, please contact us through our Feedback Page.

The official website for State of Alabama: https://www.alabama.gov/

Footnotes ...

<1>Population counts have been provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. For more detail, please visit our Census Page for Liberty.

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<2>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'straight-line' distance. A straight line distance ignores obstructions like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line drawn from Point A (ie- Liberty) to Point B.

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Liberty. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 33.1035, Longitude: -85.9466     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for Liberty have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

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<3>The IATA and ICAO are organizations that, amongst other functions, provide identifying codes for airports. The International Air Transport Association (IATA) is an airline trade organization. The International Civil Aviation Organization (ICAO) is an agency of the United Nations. Although the codes are similar, be careful not to confuse them.

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<4>When we are planning a trip (for example, to Liberty), we usually look for the obvious: the choice of airlines that fly into the airport, the number of flights, the connections we have to make, which car rentals are available, etc. We also look for sights and attractions that we might find between any given airport and our destination - we do love exploring. We're willing to fly into a more distant airport if we can get the services and amenities that we like. Even though our choice of airport might be inconvenient to others, it usually gives us a better trip.

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